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

The Port Washington Library History Collection contains images from the planning and construction of the library in the mid-1960s to life and library activities that have taken place since that time.
Items of local historic Interest from the collections of residents and other sources
This collection contains images of businesses located in the Middleburgh, New York area.
This collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to the Newark Public Library throughout the 20th century.
Historic photographs from the Merrick Library.