Ephemera [from Print source using APA 5th ed.]


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Examples include calendars, postcards, tradecards, greetings cards, manifestos, menus, tickets, playbills, and programmes.

Standard Form

Not applicable

Citation in Text

In the 1980s, Medici produced a Christmas card including a reproduction of ...

The programme to Gielgud's production of Romeo and Juliet included a note that suggested that ...


  • Bear in mind that ephemera carry little academic weight, and should only be cited for very specific purposes.