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

This collection contains yearbooks from SUNY ESF's main campus, dating from 1915 to present.
The Erieville-Nelson Historic collections contains photographs that share the history of the Erieville and Nelson areas.
The West Hempstead Local History collection contains photographs pertaining to the history of the West Hempstead area.
A collection of yearbooks published at the end of the academic year. Starting in the early 1970's, the focus of the yearbook became the graduating class as opposed to the entire student body.