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

An oral history and transcripts relating to the history of Erie County Community College as told by former College President, James E. Shenton.
This is a collection of photographs of important people, places, and events; as well as documents that were used by the students and faculty in the beginning years of the college when it was a vocational school for educating returning veterans in automotive technology, machine operation and many areas of construction.
Historical materials relating to Virgil Crisafulli, a Utica College Professor, U.S. Navy veteran, and local politician.