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

This collection highlights images and documents reflecting the College's move from its downtown Troy location to a permanent multi-building campus on the outskirts of the city to meet the demands of a growing student body and faculty, the need for varied instructional resources, and  continued growth as an established institution of higher education.
This collection contains photographs of the village of Ilion, New York that were affected by an urban revitalization project conducted from 1968-1972.
This collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to the Newark Public Library throughout the 20th century.
This collection contains videos and photographs sharing the history and events surrounding the Rockville Centre Public Library.
This collection includes documents, images, and ephemera relating to the hamlet of Tappan.