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

The Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph collection represents a historical overview of Chittenango Landing and the surrounding areas that had significant importance to the canal boat industry in the middle section of the Erie Canal.
A collection of photographs and published materials relating to the history of Clarkson University
This collection contains maps of the College of Saint Rose campus from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.