Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

The Colonie New York Cemetery Collection is composed of documents and photographs related to the smaller cemeteries in the Colonie-area.
A large collection of photographs and postcards showing individuals and places of interest associated with Colton, New York over a roughly 150 year period.
A collection of photographs represent graduating classes of Albany College of Pharmacy from the late nineteenth to the early-twentieth centuries.
This collection contains yearbooks from Corning Community College from the 1960s and 1970s.