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

The Alfred University Postcard Collection is a collection of images (postcards) portrays various scenes and individuals related to the history of Alfred University as well as the town and village of Alfred, New York.
Yearbooks from Bayport-Blue Point High School
Photographs reflecting the history of Bard College's student-run fire department.
Photographs documenting the early history of the WXBC radio station at Bard College.
Materials relating to John and Margaret Bard and Reverend James Starr Clark, which illustrate the beginnings of St. Stephen's College, Trinity Church and School, and Trinity Academy.