Mal. Bello Y. Dahiru a Nigerian was born on 20th October 1956. He is a married with 9 children. He hails from Dasin-Hausa, Fufore Local Government of Adamawa State. Bello Y. Dahiru attended Dasin Hausa Primary School from 1966-1972 and Teachers College Yola, 1972-1977. He attended Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, where he obtained a Diploma in Library Science in 1982; Bachelor of Library Science (BLS) Degree in 1989 and Master of Library Science Degree (MLS) from the University of Maiduguri in 2005. He served with the former Gongola State Library board (now Adamawa State) as the Divisional Library Officer at Numan Divisional Library between 1982-1983. Bello Y. Dahiru served with the Ibrahim Babangida Library, Federal University of Technology, Yola, from April 1983 to July 2005.
After serving Federal university of Technology, Yola for 22 years he joined the services of Adamawa State University, Mubi, on July 7th 2005, as Deputy University Librarian and Officer in charge of the University Library. Appointed University Librarian on 7th December 2007. His area of specialisation are Academic Library Management, Collection Development, Cataloguing and Classification. Bello Y. Dahiru has published 17 articles in Journals both in national and International and one (1) book to his credit.
Having met the requirements and given proof of the necessary professional qualifications as specified by the LRCN in accordance with Act 12 of 1995 is authorized to practice as a Librarian (Chartered) in Nigeria in 2005.