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

A collection of Nazareth College’s student publication, The Gleaner. There are issues from its founding in 1926 through 2011.
This collection contains photographs, documents, and a book sharing the history of the Town of Ballston.
This collection contains images of businesses located in the Middleburgh, New York area.
This collection contains paintings, sculptures and other three dimensional objects in the Library's special collections.
This collection contains folk art collected from Upstate New York and other regions.