New York Heritage is Cool Site for December is a research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and others who are interested in the Empire State’s history. is your gateway to hundreds of digital collections about New York State’s people, places, and institutions. brings together freely accessible digital collections from libraries, museums and archives from all over the state. See New York State’s rich and unique history told through images, artifacts and documents–just a click away! View items as diverse as an advertisement for a runaway slave from the Albany Institute of History and Art to a Prague Bible from Yeshiva University. is a project of the NY 3Rs Association.