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This paper highlights the web-based library and information services provided by the selected ten library website of the universities of West Bengal. Website of an institution plays a key role in information dissemination and is designed to serve as a remote access point. This study has been conducted by the information given in the websites of the selected ten university libraries of West Bengal. The comparative technique has been conducted to examine the contents enclosed in university website and also fixed the criteria for the evaluation of websites for classification of missing links. This present study affirm that all the university libraries have mentioned information related to introduction 10(100%), library hour, rules, membership, services and reprography 9(90%), Library fees and other charges 7(70%) on their websites. The study reveals that Vidyasagar University scored forty four (44) out of forty nine (49) which is placed first rank whereas West Bengal State University placed last position with twenty (20) out of forty nine (49). Lastly, this study also suggests some points to create a good academic library website.