Today, on BoingBoing, there is a posting about TR35,  Technology Review’s list of innovators under 35. 

One of the super smart folks profiled in the list is Meredith Ringel Morris, 29, and her innovation is SearchTogether, a nifty tool that allows you to collaborate on web searches. 

The idea is so rich for education.  As the SearchTogether site describes, some of the features include: “group query histories, split searching, page-level rating and commenting, automatically-generated shared summaries, peek-and-follow browsing, and integrated chat.”

You can download the plugin for free, too.  (And, yes, we do love free things at LegalResearchPlus!)

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About Erika Wayne

Erika V. Wayne is deputy library director and lecturer in law at Stanford Law School. Along with George Wilson, Kate Wilko and Paul Lomio, Erika Wayne has co-taught Advanced Legal Research for 3 years. Erika's interest in Open Access dates back to the 1996 when she helped in the development of the Securities Class Action Clearinghouse -- the first court designated internet site for public posting of securities litigation filings. And, she hates to pay for *anything* that should be free. She has a law degree from Penn and a library degree from Illinois.

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