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

Paintings from the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, featuring the work of American artists who have lived and created in the Woodstock region.
Photographs and ephemera either donated or lent to the Nyack Library by Winston C. Perry, Jr. This includes images of local landscapes, architecture, people, and events.
Historic photographs documenting activities and experiences at Ward Manor.