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

Several issues of Sand Pumpings, a literary magazine published by Olean High School students in the late 20th century.
A collection of  the student publication, Normalia, published for the Brockport State Normal School in the early 20th century.
An early 20th century collection of the SUNY Brockport student publication, The Stylus.
This collection is comprised of SUNY Poly student publications (The Factory Times, the Paper Sun, and The Snowflake), covering a period ranging from 1974 through 2010.