Mouse was created as MUSYS by Peter Grogono in 1969 to help automate the composition and performance of electronic music. The language was updated and renamed Mouse in 1979 for an article in Byte Magazine. In 1983, Petrocelli published a book about Mouse.
- Grogono, Peter "Mouse: A Language for Microcomputers", Byte (July 1979): 198-220
- Grogono, Peter Mouse: A Language for Microcomputers. New York: Petrocelli Books, 1983
- Wikipedia has a full description of the 1983 version of the language
- Friends of the Mouse (from the Wayback Machine; retrieved on 22 June 2007)
- David G Simpson has published interpreters for three dialects of Mouse
- Peter Grogono's home page
- Retro Programming has a review of the book, Mouse: A Language for Microcomputers