The Annotated Bibliography is a collection of curated links to research literature on AV topics.

Naps TL, Cooper S, Koldehofe B, Leska C, Rößling G, Dann W, et al. Evaluating the educational impact of visualization. In: ITiCSE-WGR '03: Working group reports from ITiCSE on Innovation and technology in computer science education. ACM; 2003. p. 124-36.
Grinder MT. A preliminary empirical evaluation of the effectiveness of a finite state automaton animator. In: Grissom S, Knox D, Joyce DT, Dann W, editors. Proceedings of the 34th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education.; 2003. p. 157-61.
Naps TL, Rößling G, Almstrum V, Dann W, Fleischer R, Hundhausen CD, et al. Exploring the role of visualization and engagement in computer science education. In: ITiCSE-WGR '02: Working group reports from ITiCSE on Innovation and technology in computer science education. New York, NY, USA: ACM; 2002. p. 131-52.
Dann W, Cooper S, Pausch R. Using Visualization to Teach Novices Recursion. Proceedings of the 6th Annual ACM SIGCSE / SIGCUE Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE 2001). 2001:109-12.