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Caroline S Armitage

Senior Academic Librarian, Research support
  • E-mailCaroline.Armitage@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 48 02
  • Visitor Address
    Jonas Lies vei 91
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7808
    5020 BERGEN

I am connected to the research support group at the University library, where I work mainly in the Bibliometrics group. I have a PhD in marine biology, where I worked with seaweeds and coastal ecology.

Scientific content author of ArtsApp Makroalger (BioCEED project ArtsApp)

Information literacy and Research support:

  • Information literacy, library services, citing, reference managament tools (BIO103, BIO300, courses for new international students)
  • Bibliometrics, publishing statistics and researcher profiles (UiBOpp, Momentum program)


  • BIO309 - Marine Flora (assisting/teaching, 2013-2020)
  • BIO212 - Marine community ecology (2018)
  • Teaching assistant (2012-2017): BIO101 & BIO102 - Organism biology 1 & 2; BIO300 - Biological Data Analysis and Research Design; BIO309 - Marine flora; BIO325 - Ocean Science

ORCiD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2826-5935


  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne. 2017. Codium fragile subsp. fragile and Sargassum muticum: Non-native seaweeds in a changing environment. Doctoral thesis, University of Bergen. http://hdl.handle.net/1956/16973


  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne; Husa, Vivian; Petelenz-Kurdziel, Elzbieta Anna; Sjøtun, Kjersti. 2017. Growth and competition in a warmer ocean: A field experiment with a non-native and two native habitat-building seaweeds. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 573: 85-99. doi: 10.3354/meps12161
  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne; Sjøtun, Kjersti. 2017. Can an old alien benefit from rising ocean temperatures? An experimental and field study on the growth and local distribution of Codium fragile subsp. fragile (Chlorophyta). Marine Biology. 164. doi: 10.1007/s00227-017-3170-5
  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne; Sjøtun, Kjersti. 2016. Codium fragile in Norway: subspecies identity and morphology. Botanica Marina. 59: 439-450. doi: 10.1515/bot-2016-0095
  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne; Sjøtun, Kjersti. 2016. Epiphytic macroalgae mediate the impact of a non-native alga on associated fauna. Hydrobiologia. 776: 35-49. doi: 10.1007/s10750-016-2707-9
  • Armitage, Caroline Susanne; Sjøtun, Kjersti; Jensen, Knut Helge. 2014. Correlative evidence for competition between Fucus serratus and the introduced chlorophyte Codium fragile subsp. fragile on the southwest coast of Norway. Botanica Marina. 57: 85-97. doi: 10.1515/bot-2013-0087


  • Mapping scholarly publications contributing towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals
  • Publication statistics for the University of Bergen - http://bibliometri.w.uib.no/


Research groups